CES 2019 to Showcase Tech Impacts Throughout Everyday Life

It’s two days before CES® 2019 officially opens so things are quiet, right? Not so fast! Media events started today, meaning lines, crowded rooms – – and the beginning of the information flow from the greatest show in tech. More than that, really, as CES 2019 looks more than ever to give us insight into … Read moreCES 2019 to Showcase Tech Impacts Throughout Everyday Life

CES 2019 Preview — Planning Complete (Sort of)

CES® 2019 is just about upon us and our planning for the event is complete! Well, mostly anyway. You know that old saying, “planning the trip is half the fun”? With CES, planning the trip is half the stress. With so much to see and do at CES, with the 2019 version looking even bigger … Read moreCES 2019 Preview — Planning Complete (Sort of)

Give Grandma the Gift of (Safe) Social Media This Christmas

The signs are hard to miss, even though they are showing up even earlier this year: stores of all kinds displaying holiday decorations, holiday sales ads on TV, and Santa taking children’s wishes in many malls. Yes, it’s time again to wrack our brains on that annual question: “what do we give our grandparents and … Read moreGive Grandma the Gift of (Safe) Social Media This Christmas

Robotic Assistants for Dementia Family Caregivers — Here Now!

There have been many technological innovations that help family caregivers as they care for older adults. Do we always love — or even use — them when we get them? Nope! When it comes to older adults, the population is quickly becoming larger than the number of those available to care for them. Many family … Read moreRobotic Assistants for Dementia Family Caregivers — Here Now!

Cyber Attack Prevention for Personal Medical Devices and Data – Family Caregiver Quick Tip

Protecting our senior’s digital footprint has been a growing concern for many family caregivers. Lately a new menace has emerged which can be life-threatening for seniors (and caregivers) – cyber attacks of medical identity and the very medical devices that, in some instances, keep our seniors alive. We recently discussed cyber security with a former … Read moreCyber Attack Prevention for Personal Medical Devices and Data – Family Caregiver Quick Tip

Covering the Global Stage for Innovation — CES 2019 Preview

Technology innovation for independent-living older adults and their family caregivers has come a long way! Like the rest of tech, it also has a long way to go before the full potential is realized (if there is ANY limit to the possibilities). Senior Care Corner® has been covering CES®, the largest and most influential technology … Read moreCovering the Global Stage for Innovation — CES 2019 Preview

Holiday Online Shopping Safety — Family Caregiver Quick Tip

Black Friday, the once biggest shopping day in our history which falls on the day after Thanksgiving has been outpaced by Cyber Monday. Buying online on the Monday after Thanksgiving has become the largest shopping day and it all happens with the use of technology. For some it means shopping on the computer while others … Read moreHoliday Online Shopping Safety — Family Caregiver Quick Tip

Cybersecurity for Your Senior’s Connected Life, Health, and Home

With the evolution and increase in growth of the use of many connected technologies, cybersecurity threats will follow. Not might, not could, but will. We need to accept that as fact. The threat is so real that October is set aside as National Cybersecurity Awareness Month by the Department of Homeland Security and this year … Read moreCybersecurity for Your Senior’s Connected Life, Health, and Home

Free Rides for Seniors Can Lead to Improved Quality of Life

We all know the importance of getting where you want to go when you want (and need) to go to our sense of independence and freedom. Imagine if you are an older adult trying to get to the doctor or pharmacy to get essential prescription medications but you can’t get there. For our senior loved … Read moreFree Rides for Seniors Can Lead to Improved Quality of Life